"Tax reform is working, and the proof is in the paycheck. 90 percent of Americans will see an increase in their paycheck, and they're going to see simplified tax filings." - Sen. Thom Tillis (R-N.C.)
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi's net worth in 2016: $29,350,000 Americans' median net worth in 2017: $68,828 To the average American, a $1,000 bonus is more than just "crumbs."

The Schumer Shutdown

Jan 18 2018

Senate Democrats and Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) should put aside partisan politics and vote to fund our government, fund our troops, and provide health insurance to low-income children and pregnant women.
Senate Republicans and President Trump? kept their promise to the American people with the confirmation of Justice Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court and 12 circuit court judges - the most in a president's first year of office since the circuit courts were created in 1891.
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was signed into law by President Donald Trump, making once-in-a-generation tax reform and tax relief a reality for Americans.
In 2012, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) stated that reducing the corporate tax rate would ""boost growth and encourage more companies to reinvest in the United States." Senate Democrats and Sen. Schumer used to support tax reform. What happened?
Senate Republicans and House Republicans are working together to pass tax relief that will help Americans keep more of their hard-earned money.
Senate Republicans, House Republicans, and the White House are committed to ensuring that our military has the resources it needs to combat threats to America.
Myth: Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) claims that "one group of economists after another have looked at this bill and it won't do a darned thing." Fact: 137 economists said, "Economic growth will accelerate" under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. https://www.cnbc.com/2017/11/29/137-economists-support-gop-tax-reform-bill-in-open-letter-commentary.html Myth: In a deleted tweet, Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) claims that "On average, middle class families earning less than $86,000 would see a tax increase …" Fact: The Washington Post gave her "Four Pinocchios" and said, "Actually, it's the opposite. Most families in that income range would get a tax cut." https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/fact-checker/wp/2017/11/02/senate-democrats-falsely-claim-gop-tax-plan-will-raise-taxes-for-most-working-class-families/?utm_term=.6aa8aa26044b Myth: Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) claims that tax reform is "kicking 13 million people off health insurance to give tax cuts to the wealthy." Fact: The Washington Post says, "inaccurate." This bill only repeals the individual mandate's penalty, which means Americans will no longer be forced to buy insurance they don't want or can't afford. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/fact-checker/wp/2017/11/16/schumers-claim-that-the-gop-is-kicking-13-million-people-off-of-health-insurance/?utm_term=.10deabd7fa65
"America has always been a place of opportunity. It's been a place where people come to build a better life." - Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.)